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Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

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Electrical Engineer II - Crush/Convey - Safford, AZ


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Job ID:

96696

Location:

Safford, AZ, United States 
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Job Views:

51

Posted:

11.06.2019
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Category Classification:

Engineering Services

Job Description:

Freeport-McMoRan is a leading international mining company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona.  We operate large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets on four continents, with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum.  As a core value, we pledge to continuously improve in meeting our commitment to work in the most safe, inclusive, environmentally and socially responsible manner practicable. Safety and health initiatives, both on and off the job, are a critically important investment in our employees.
 
We offer outstanding opportunities for individuals seeking a challenging, exciting and rewarding work environment for a company that supplies the world with metals that will sustain and expand economies and build infrastructure in developing nations.  A world of opportunities is available to individuals who share in our commitments.
 
Provide technical advice and guidance for assigned electrical engineering projects. Assist Senior Engineer in developing Electrical Engineering projects utilizing new technology to constantly upgrade and improve site safety, efficiencies, cost controls, quality controls and protection of the environment.
  • Review, investigate and develop appropriate recommendations regarding assigned Engineering projects
  • Manage small to medium site construction, expansion or modification projects, and assists the Senior Engineer on large/complex site planning/construction, expansion or modifications
  • Administer contracts with vendors for the provision of services and equipment
  • Develop working knowledge of local, state and federal regulations appropriate to area of assignment
  • Assist the Senior Engineer in contributing to site strategic planning and budgeting efforts for designated Engineering areas
  • Develop and evaluate AFE’s (Authorization for Expenditure) for capital funding requests
  • May represent the site on company sponsored steering committees, task forces, or teams
  • Perform other duties as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related Engineering discipline and three (3) years of related experience in Engineering, OR
  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related Engineering discipline and two (2) years of related experience in Engineering
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of Electrical Engineering with an understanding of Mechanical and Process Engineering techniques
  • Ability to research and analyze information of considerable difficulty and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • Skilled in following safety practices and recognizing hazards
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Familiarity and some experience in Electronics, PLCs, and Control Systems
  • Skill in managing small to medium Engineering projects
  • Ability to evaluate and implement new methods and techniques for operational improvement